Denes sits in a beautiful position in South Downs National Park enjoying some stunning uninterrupted views over the surrounding farmland and across to the South Downs. This unique property offers scope and already has planning permission to create a superb contemporary home incorporating large open plan, high ceiling living area, banks of windows to soak up the magnificent views, ground floor bedrooms and a stunning master suite with dressing room and ensuite shower room. This peaceful position is waiting to be enjoyed.
Internally the current house provides good sized homely accommodation. The front door opens to a welcoming entrance hall with a turned staircase rising to the first floor. There are double doors opening to the dual aspect study.
The living room has a square bay which takes full advantage of the view to the South Downs and there is a fireplace with wood burning stove. The sitting room/dining room has doors to the garden and a further door to the conservatory. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with oak fronted units with plenty of work space, an Aga and underfloor heating. French doors open out to a lovely secluded patio area with beautiful views across neighbouring fields, perfect for al fresco dining. A utility room and cloakroom complete the ground floor accommodation.
On the first floor there is a generous landing and the principal bedroom has, like the majority of the accommodation, views towards the South Downs - it has an ensuite bathroom. Bedrooms two and three are both dual aspect rooms, and bedroom 2 has a built in wardrobe. There is a family bathroom with separate shower, a separate cloakroom and a large storage room.
The exciting proposed plans prepared by BBM Sustainable Design Architects allow for the remodelling and enlargement of the existing house to create a striking and stylish, contemporary family home of some 2,421 sq ft (225 sq m). The plans allow for sweet chestnut and zinc elevations under a partly pitched zinc roof and a natural grass roof. The proposed layout has been designed to fully maximise the superb southerly aspect incorporating high specification insulation and solar energy and allow for the following; entrance hall, sweeping ground floor gallery, a superb vaulted kitchen/dining room, snug, study, utility room, cloakroom, a lovely principal suite comprising bedroom, dressing room and ensuite shower room, guest suite comprising bedroom and shower room, two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
Planning Planning consent was granted under reference SDNP/20/01411/HOUS by the South Downs National Park Authority on 13th July 2020 for the remodelling of existing dwelling, demolition and extensions. Copies of the approved plans can be found on www.southdowns.gov.uk. Prospective purchasers are advised that they should make their own enquiries of the South Downs National Park Authority. In addition a further planning consent has been applied for to provide an alternative layout and design under reference SDNP/20/05582/HOUS and a formal decision regarding this application is anticipated prior to mid March 2021.
This property has 0.6 acres of land.